Zymetrix maintains over 2000 sq. ft. of Biosafety Level 2 lab space and has access to additional lab space through collaborative agreements.  The dedicated lab space has been designed according to Good Laboratory Practices. Our equipment and testing modalities are state of the art and include the following:

Mechanical Characterization

Electroforce 3230 Test Frame with Torsion Environment Chambers
Electroforce 3330 Test Frame Saline Chambers
Electroforce 3550 Test Frame with Torsion Cryogrips
Electroforce Planar Biaxial Test Bench Full range of Load Cells
Custom "Micro" Planar Biaxial with Confocal Imaging Machine Shop
Electroforce 5270 Mechanical Bioreactor Digital video extensometers
Admet Torsion Tester  

  Physical Properties

Micro Computed Tomography (micro CT) Transmission Electron Microscopy
Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM) Confocal Laser Scanning Microscopy
Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy (FTIR) Atomic Force Microscopy
9.4T MRI


Cellular Behaviour

Electroforce 5270 Mechanical Bioreactor PCR and RT-qPCR
Electroforce MRI compatible Bioreactor Chamber Applied Biosys Viia7 Real-Time PCR
Electroforce Planar Biaxial Mechanical Bioreactor TaqMan Array Card Block
Gel Electrophoresis (SDS-PAGE), Western, ELISA Analyses Microbiological Incubators
Class II Laminar Flow Hoods Histology